Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship

Degree Level: Post UG

Field of Study: Arts & Humanities, or Social Sci., Business, Law, Education

Location: United States

Duration: Short term (less than one year), or One year

Deadlines: Please check website below for the specific date.


The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship provides full-time six to nine month fellowships for recent college graduates to work on peace and security issues with one of the participating public-interest organizations in Washington, DC. Scoville Fellows have the opportunity to work with senior-level staff and to conduct research, write articles and reports, organize talks and conferences sponsored by their host organization, and do advocacy on a range of issues including arms control and nonproliferation, conventional arms trade, environmental and energy security, military budget, and peacekeeping. They may also attend coalition meetings, Congressional hearings, and policy briefings, as well as meetings with policy experts arranged by the program.

Visit the Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship site.

Award Details

Amount: $2,700 per month + health insurance + travel to and from Washington, DC + an additional $1,000 per fellow for professional development

Duration: 6-9 months

Location: Washington, DC